Mapping the body

  • Simon Devylder (Speaker)

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The human body is a universally shared domain of experience, yet the way it is segmented into parts greatly varies across languages and cultures of the world. To further understand these variations we presented the results of two studies with 120 speakers of three unrelated languages (French, Indonesian, and Japanese).
Period2018 Jul 14
Event titleIACS 3-2018 (International Association for Cognitive Semiotics)
Event typeConference
Conference number3
LocationToronto , Canada, OntarioShow on map
Degree of RecognitionInternational